• AMN Healthcare Certifications & Awards

    AMN Healthcare is among a select group of healthcare staffing firms to receive Joint Commission certification, acknowledging our compliance with a national set of consensus-based healthcare quality standards. The Joint Commission's Health Care Staffing Services (HCSS) Certification Program is a comprehensive and independent evaluation of the ability of a staffing firm to provide competent and qualified staffing services. AMN first received the Gold Seal of Approval™ for Staffing Companies from The Joint Commission in June 2006, and has since been recertified through June 2018.

    AMN Healthcare is Joint Commission-certified for Health Care Staffing Services for the following integrated companies:

    In addition, AMN Healthcare’s Managed Services Program (MSP) has received "Peer Reviewed by HFMA®" renewed designation from the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA). The rigorous, 11-step process includes a Peer Review panel composed of current customers, industry experts and prospects who have not made a purchase.

    In the past year, AMN Healthcare has added to its numerous accolades, including being named finalists in three categories of the 2015 Stevie® Awards for Women in Business: Woman of the Year – Business Services (CEO Susan Salka); Female Executive of the Year(Business Services -11 to 2,500 Employees - Health Products and Services: CIO Jeanette Sanchez and CTO Julie Fletcher) and Communications or PR Campaign of the Year - Community Relations (AMN’s Team Esperanza Annual Guatemala Mission).

    In this tradition, AMN executives have been no strangers to recognition: CIO Jeanette Sanchez was also named one of San Diego's Top Tech Execs in June, while President, Healthcare Staffing, Ralph Henderson and President, Strategic Workforce Solutions, Dan White, were named to the 2014 HRO Today Superstars list last February.

    On the corporate level, earlier this year, AMN was recognized as one of Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ in North America for the third time. The reputable list is an annual award recognizing top employers who consistently display leadership and innovation in engaging their workplaces. In June, the New York Stock Exchange honored AMN with the award for "Best Governance, Risk and Compliance Program at Small to Mid-Cap Company" at its Second Annual Governance, Risk and Compliance Leadership Awards.

    Healthcare Awards

    Healthcare Awards and Industry Recognition

    In addition to being recognized as a leader in healthcare staffing and workforce management, AMN has decades of innovation and thought leadership in the healthcare staffing industry and has been recognized by some of the most prestigious organizations in the healthcare industry — and beyond.

    2016

    2015

    • November 2015: Mark Smith Named to the “Dallas 500”
      Mark Smith, president of Merritt Hawkins, the nation’s leading physician search and consulting firm and a company of AMN Healthcare, has been named to the “Dallas 500”, a list of the 500 most powerful business executives in Dallas-Fort Worth as compiled by D Magazine.
    • November 2015: AMN Healthcare Honored With 4 Stevie Awards
      AMN received awards in 4 categories at the 2015 Stevie® Awards for Women in Business, including Woman of the Year Silver Winner (Susan Salka, CEO), Female Executive of the Year Gold Winner (Jeanette Sanchez, CIO) and Bronze Winner (Julie Fletcher, CTO), and Communications or PR Campaign of the Year (Team Esperanza Guatemala Mission).
    • November 2015: AMN Healthcare big winners at 2015 Corporate Governance Awards
      Governance and compliance teams from GE, AMN Healthcare, Lockheed Martin, Microsoft, PepsiCo, and others take top honors at Corporate Secretary’s eighth annual awards.
    • June 2015: AMN Healthcare Receives HFMA Peer Review Designation
      The Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) recently reviewed the AMN Healthcare Managed Services Program (MSP) using the Peer Review process. After undergoing the rigorous review, our MSP has been awarded the “Peer Reviewed by HFMA®” designation.
    • June 2015: AMN Healthcare's Jeanette Sanchez Named One of San Diego's Top Tech Execs
      The 2015 Top Tech Exec Awards celebrate outstanding information technology executives, selected by their peers, who bolster San Diego's business, academic, governmental and non-profit communities and play a key leadership role in keeping companies accelerating on a daily basis.  
    • June 2015: AMN Healthcare Wins NYSE Governance, Risk and Compliance Leadership Award
      At the New York Stock Exchange's Second Annual Governance, Risk and Compliance Leadership Awards yesterday, AMN received the award for "Best Governance, Risk and Compliance Program at Small to Mid-Cap Company"  
    • February 2015: Ralph Henderson and Dan White named to the 2014 HRO Today Superstars list
      Ralph Henderson and Dan White of AMN Healthcare are both named to the 2014 HRO Today Superstars list of industry leaders that have demonstrated forward thinking and transformative actions in the field of HR.
    • January 2015: AMN Healthcare Received Top Workplace Award
      AMN Healthcare recognized as one of Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ for Third Time

    2014

    • October 2014: Denise Jackson of AMN Healthcare Named San Diego Business Journal's 2014 General Council of the Year
      This 2nd annual award recognizes excellence in the In-House Counsel community with San Diego. Denise Jackson was named a finalist in 2013.
    • September 2014: AMN is ranked the largest healthcare staffing company in the United States by Staffing Industry Analysts
      AMN retained its top position, constituting about 10 percent of the market at an estimated $9.8 billion
    • July 2014: AMN Healthcare CEO Susan Salka Named Director of the Year for Corporate Citizenship 
      The Corporate Citizenship award recognizes a director who has fostered awareness and implementation of community responsibility using the resources of the company, and by developing a corporate culture and team members who support the community.
    • May 2014: AMN named one of San Diego Business Journal's Healthiest Companies 
      This award highlights San Diego's most forward-thinking organizations that have strategically embraced wellness and prioritized a healthy workforce as integral components of their business plans. AMN placed 3rd in the Large Company category.
    • May 2014: Denise Jackson, AMN General Counsel and SVP, named a finalist in the Athena San Diego Pinnacle Award
      Athena San Diego’s Pinnacle Awards recognize women, men, companies/organizations and educators who personify Athena San Diego’s mission of fostering the personal and professional growth of women through mentoring, education, recognition, and leadership training thereby enhancing competitiveness and opportunity in the San Diego business community.
    • April 2014: AMN presented with Novation's Compliance and Integrity Award
      AMN was chosen of all Novation's suppliers to receive the Compliance and Integrity Award for excellence in 2013.  
    • March 2014: AMN Named One of "100 Trustworthy Companies" by Forbes
      AMN Healthcare was ranked in the top 100 most trustworthy companies out of 8,000 publicly traded companies evaluated.
          

    2013

    • December 2013: AMN recognized as one of Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces for the Second Time
      "This annual award recognizes top employers that display leadership and innovation in engaging their employees. The list honors 50 companies in the U.S. and 50 companies in Canada." 
    • December 2013: AMN Healthcare CEO Susan Salka Recognized as "Top Influential" in San Diego Business Community
      Susan Salka was named one of San Diego's "Top Influentials" in The Daily Transcript | San Diego Source, an award that recognizes individuals who have contributed to the public discussion, were newsmakers throughout the year, serve as opinion leaders within the community and/or led their enterprises to a special accomplishment. This is the second time she has been honored.
    • November 2013: eHealthcare Leadership Award
      The AMN corporate website was recognized as a recipient in the 14th Annual eHealthcare Leadership Awards for “Best Overall Internet Site.”
       
       
    • September 2013: AMN Healthcare Recruitment Process Outsourcing Program Ranked Best in Category   
      AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. (NYSE: AMN), the innovator in healthcare workforce solutions and largest provider of staffing services in the nation, has been recognized by HRO Today as the winner of the inaugural healthcare Baker’s Dozen Award for outstanding quality and customer service of its Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) program.   
    • September 2013: Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA) Staffing 100
      Showcasing those people who have made a difference not just to the industry but to the millions of people they have helped to find work.
    •  August 2013: American Staffing Association (ASA) Care Award
       AMN Healthcare has been awarded the American Staffing Association’s “Care Award” for our participation in a mission trip to Guatemala in April 2013.
    • June 2013: Web Health Award
      AMN Healthcare Services, the innovator in healthcare workforce solutions and largest provider of staffing services in the nation, has been recognized as a Merit recipient in the 2013 Web Health Awards for its corporate website, www.amnhealthcare.com.

    2012

    • AMN ranked as the largest healthcare staffing firm in the U.S.  
    • AMN ranked #1 in Travel Nurse Staffing
    • AMN Susan Salka, Ralph Henderson and Bob Livonius ranked among 2012 Staffing 100, SIA's list of the 100 most influential people in the staffing industry

    2011

    2010

    • Healthcare Top Influential, San Diego Daily Transcript — Susan Salka, President and CEO of AMN Healthcare
    • Monty Award, San Diego State University for accomplished alumni — Susan Salka, President and CEO of AMN Healthcare
    • Director of the Year for Companies in Transition by the Corporate Directors Forum — Douglas D. Wheat, chairman, AMN Healthcare

    2008

    • San Diego's Most Admired Public Company CEO, San Diego Business Journal — Susan Salka, President and CEO of AMN Healthcare
    • Online News Award - San Diego Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists (NurseZone)

    2007

    • Athena Corporate Pinnacle Award 2007 (Leadership in expanding opportunities for San Diego’s women)
    • San Diego SHRM Workplace Excellence – Medallion Winner
    • Top 25 California-based Public Companies with the Highest Proportion of Women in Leadership — UC Davis Graduate School of Management
    • Online News Award - San Diego Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists (NurseZone)

    2006

    • Top 25 California-based Public Companies with the Highest Proportion of Women in Leadership — UC Davis Graduate School of Management
    • Finest Awards - Health Care Communicators of San Diego (NurseZone)
    • Outstanding Corporate Growth, San Diego Chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth

    2005

    • Finest Awards - Health Care Communicators of San Diego (NurseZone)
    • National Public Service Award from the American Staffing Association — AMN Healthcare community service program, AMN Cares

    2004

    • San Diego SHRM Workplace Excellence – Medallion Winner
    • eHealthcare Leadership Awards (NurseZone)
    • Golden Web Award (NurseZone)
    • Workplace Excellence Award, San Diego Society for Human Resources.

    2003

    • Awards of Excellence and Merit - American Staffing Association Communications
    • Journalism Awards - Society of Professional Journalists (NurseZone)
    • Finest Awards - Health Care Communicators of San Diego (NurseZone)
    • Golden Web Award (NurseZone)
    • Pinnacle Awards - Sigma Theta Tau International - (NurseZone)

    2002

    • Award of Merit - American Staffing Association Communications
    • Awards for Excellence - Society of Professional Journalists (NurseZone)
    • Finest Awards - Health Care Communicators of San Diego (NurseZone)